CTBUH ranks JW Marriott Marquis Dubai as the tallest hotel in the world reaching a height of 355 m (1,165 ft). Council on Tall Buildings and Irban Habitat insist that 'a building should only be added to the official tallest list when it is: Topped out structurally, Fully clad, Open for business, or at least partially open, and this became the CTBUH official definition of a building’s completion.
Completed or topped out
This list ranks both completed as well as topped out hotel buildings that stand at least 150 m (492 ft) tall, based on standard height measurement.
Hotels under construction
This list contains hotels skyscrapers that are at least 200 m (660 ft) in height and are currently under construction.